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Australia take World Grand Prix silver in Canberra

Australia take World Grand Prix silver in Canberra

24 July 2017

The Australian women’s volleyball team has been beaten 3-0 by Hungary in the Group 3 final of the World Grand Prix in Canberra.

Aussie Sharks book their spot in FINA World Championships quater-finals

Aussie Sharks book their spot in FINA World Championships quater-finals

24 July 2017

The Australian Men’s Water Polo Team have booked their sport in the quarter finals of the FINA World Championships in Budapest, after a solid 8-3 win over Brazil.

Silver start for Aussie swim team at World Championships

Silver start for Aussie swim team at World Championships

24 July 2017

The Australian Dolphins Swim Team have won two silver medals and introduced the world to their next generation of stars on the opening night of competition at the Duna Arena in Budapest, for the 2017 FINA World Championship

Australia’s U23 Men’s Four crowned World Champions in Bulgaria

Australia’s U23 Men’s Four crowned World Champions in Bulgaria

24 July 2017

Australia’s U23 Men’s Four were crowned World Champions over the weekend in Plovdiv, while the U23 Women’s Quadruple Scull and the U23 Women’s Pair both picked up silver medals in their respective A-Finals.

Women’s Water Polo team set to face USA in World Champ Quarter Finals

Women’s Water Polo team set to face USA in World Champ Quarter Finals

23 July 2017

The Australian Women’s Water Polo team have booked their spot in the quarter finals of the FINA World Championships in Budapest, after a decisive 16-2 win over France.

Fox bounces back for 11th U23 World Championship gold medal

Fox bounces back for 11th U23 World Championship gold medal

23 July 2017

Australia’s Jessica Fox has bounced back from heartbreak 24 hours earlier to win gold at her final individual appearance at the World U23 Canoe Slalom World Championships in Bratislava, Slovakia.

Australian Men’s Water Polo Team progress to round two of World Championships

Australian Men’s Water Polo Team progress to round two of World Championships

22 July 2017

The Australian Men’s Water Polo Team, Aussie Sharks, have progressed through to the next stage of the FINA World Championships in Budapest, despite going down to Italy 5-13 in the final preliminary round.

Australian Swim Team ready to race to world at Budapest

Australian Swim Team ready to race to world at Budapest

22 July 2017

The 31-strong Australian Dolphins Swim Team will dive head on into the 17th FINA World Championships in Budapest this weekend with confidence they are race ready to take on the world.

Late penalty costs Fox a final C1 gold medal

Late penalty costs Fox a final C1 gold medal

22 July 2017

A belated 50-second penalty for missing a gate has cost Australian canoe slalom paddler Jessica Fox a final U23 C1 gold at the ICF Canoe Slalom World Championships in Bratislava, Slovakia.

Australian Eventing team to defend Nations Cup title

Australian Eventing team to defend Nations Cup title

21 July 2017

Today marks the opening day of competition for Australia’s Eventing team at Aachen as they aim to defend their Nations Cup title.

One Year to Go to PyeongChang 2018

Highlights from the 2016/17 Winter World Cup season

Did you know?

Germany’s Christa Luding-Rothenburger is the only athlete to ever win medals in both Winter and Summer Games in the same year. Among other medals, she won skating silver in the 500m (Calgary 1988) and cycling silver in the match sprint (Seoul 1988).

Did you know?

Twins John and Tom Anderson both won gold medals in different sailing events at the 1972 Munich Olympics.